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MN Original Video Feature

The fine folks at MN Original produced a lovely video in April 2013. You can watch it here¬†or see it on their website. Internationally known bow maker Matt Wehling became obsessed with bows after his violin broke and he struck up a friendship with the repairman. His passion took him to France, where he studied […]

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2010 MPR feature

Minnesota Public Radio Feature

Minnesota Public Radio feature by Alison Young Music with Minnesotans: Matt Wehling Multiple gold-medal winner master bow maker Matt Wehling helps create the sound of some of the finest string players in the world, but he is a bit of a late-comer to classical music and listens with a super sensitive ear. Enjoy his playlist […]


StarTribune Feature

Here’s a feature article from the Minneapolis Star Tribune, published in January 2006. Music, wrapped in a bow Article by Peg Meier, StarTribune |¬†January 24, 2006 With materials from the tundra of Siberia, the oceans of Asia and the rain forest in Brazil, a Minnesota artist creates fine violin bows. NORTHFIELD, MINN. — If your […]

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